Business Intelligence Data Engineer at Modernize

Category: Data & Analytics, Engineering
Location: Austin, Texas
Description:
What we are looking for:
Modernize is seeking a Business Intelligence Data Engineer that uses their razor sharp intellect and experience to help prepare data and crucial reporting that helps to drive our business in a positive way.  You will assess data quality and use transformation techniques to prepare data for reporting including in our data warehouse, which is expanding every millisecond. This is a very hands on role where you will also be writing code and implementing on architecture design.
What will you do:
  • Work closely with the VP of BI and business stakeholders to implement reporting solutions
  • Invest time in understanding business processes, the data and the systems that generate data
  • Design and implement business intelligence reporting and the data manipulation extract, transform and load processes in order to prepare data for reporting
  • Actively propose improvements to database and data warehouse architecture
  • Perform requirements clarification and project estimation in Jira
  • Develop, document, and enforce standards, naming conventions, data integrity checks, and overall best practices for all company-wide ETLs
  • Create, maintain and build report documentation
  • Perform peer code reviews of other developers report and ETL work to improve overall code quality
  • Collaborate with peers on technical design, work estimation and feature implementation on data model, code, business logic, and report user interfaces
  • Participate in sprint planning by understanding the effort, risk, and priority of remaining work committed to a software release
  • Contribute ideas for continually improving the team’s productivity, release quality, and job enjoyment
What you will need:
  • 5+ years of business intelligence reporting and software engineering experience
  • Extremely proficient working with SQL and RDBMSs, preferably MySQL and Amazon Redshift
  • Experience working with BI reporting tools such as QlikView, Tableau, or Oracle OBI
  • Hands on experience in building reporting database systems and ETLs
  • Understanding of relational modeling, dimensional modeling and Kimball methodologies is desirable
  • Programming knowledge with PHP or Python
  • Grit. Relentless and tenacious when it comes to figuring out solutions to problems
  • Familiarity working with Big Data is a plus
  • Excellent written communication skills
  • Sense of humor, team player, good interpersonal skills
Who you are:
  • You are creative and able to add value in terms of report design, data modeling and database design.
  • You will grow into the role, experiencing incredible job satisfaction, personal growth, and fast advancement into deep technical positions.